ABOVE: Not bad, Bad Bunny! But Lil Nas X won for best look:
EXTRATV: Luke Cook of Chilling Adventures of Sabrina will be a daddy again, announcing the news with a brand-new nude baby-bump pic ... of himself.
POLITICO: Sadly, Beto O'Rourke is hospitalized with an infection. But it's Gov. Abbott who is a sicko.
EXTRATV: Taylor Swift continues to win awards. Tonight, she became the first artist to win Video of the Year three times, the first to win Video of the Year for a video she also directed and the first to win two direction awards. Then she took the podium and coyly announced a brand-new album for October 21.
TWITTER: Nicki Minaj was the night's showstopper at the MTV VMAs, and also humbly thanked all the big stars who helped her in the beginning:
Nicki Minaj accepting Video Vanguard Award— . (@RihannaNepal) August 29, 2022
“People who gave me huge opportunities, I’ll never forget: Kanye West, Beyoncé, Madonna, Mariah Carey, Eminem, Britney Spears, Rihanna.”#VMAspic.twitter.com/JR3M11DqTB
VARIETY: Dove Cameron won Best New Artist at the MTV MVAs. Her acceptance speech was dedicated to “all of the queer kids out there who don't feel that they can take up space and inhabit the fullness of who they are.”
TWITTER: Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) deserves to go to prison for clearly calling for riots if Trump is indicted — justly — for mishandling (aka stealing classified documents.